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Re: Re: SV: [TSVN] Repository Browser: "OK" button misleading caption?

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2005-10-04 13:10:57 CEST

On 10/4/05, Stefan Hoffmeister <stefan.hoffmeister@arcor.de> wrote:
> > Isn't the convention OK, where the user has made a selection in this or
> > a prior form and you are proceeding with some form of action and the
> > alternative button might be Cancel.
> > "Close" is applicable where the action is simply dismissing the dialog
> > after advising you of something like in the AboutBox.
> Well, that's a very nice description of the Repository Browser is/does, isn't it? ;-)

Not really. The repobrowser is also used to get URL's, e.g. in the
checkout dialog.

> One thing is certain: This is a very minor issue. Please, no wasting of time on this one.
> [I'd send a patch, but there would have to be some kind of consensus first...]

Patches are always welcome. But keep in mind, that if the repobrowser
is started from other dialogs to fill in URL's, the button then would
still have to be called "OK" and not "Close" - the same mess as with
the log dialog.


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